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Fake news | Case studies: Fake news web sites
News Punch [Fake news site]
US based fake news site. In the past News Punch has claimed that Canadian Prime-minister Justin Trudeau was the child of Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, and that French President Emmanuel Macron insisted the restored Notre Dame cathedral had to have a minaret.
Fake news | Case studies: Nigeria
Fake news can have real and significant consequences. View the following video for an extreme example from Nigeria in Africa. Consider the negative impact of fake news and how can it be stopped?